Finding Inspiration in Every Turn
YOUNG ARTISTS RESIDENCY
Welcome to the Genesis Young Artists Residency (YAR), an innovative program designed to nurture the artistic spirit in emerging young talents. Whether held in the vibrant heart of Toronto or on the enchanting shores of Little Corn Island in Nicaragua, YAR offers a transformative experience. Guided by industry-leading mentors, participants engage in workshops, one-on-one sessions, and collaborative projects. YAR fosters creativity, empowers young artists, and provides a platform to showcase their work. Join us in diverse locations, creating a community where artistic dreams flourish and vibrant stories unfold.
We are looking for artists ages 15-25, who are developing an idea in music, visual arts, dance, film, etc.
Meet the Artist Mentors
Founder, Songwriter & Playwright
Playwright, Actor, TV writer
Actor, Film Maker, Musician
Rapper, Poet, TV personality
Amelia Stea MacLaurin